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Contractor: ViaSat, Incorporated
Department: Air Force
ViaSat Inc., Carlsbad, Calif., is being awarded a cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price and time & materials contract for $8,714,758. This action provides for development and production of Space Telemetry Tracking and Commanding (TT&C) Ground Operating Equipment Increment One (GOE I1). The GOE I1 will replace existing/legacy GOE and will be the space TT&C solution for new satellite ground stations. At this time, $1,278,000 has been obligated. Solicitations began in December 2006 and negotiations were completed in June 2007. This work will be complete in July 2012. Headquarters Cryptologic Systems Group, San Antonio, Texas, is the contracting activity (FA8307-07-C-0007).
Total Contract Value: $8,714,758